Latest publications:
Plastic Icons: The Modern Holy Card as the Descendant of the Medieval Illuminated Manuscript

With its saints dressed in biblical or medieval garb and their landscapes depicted symbolically or allegorically, the modern Catholic holy card is the descendant of the medieval illuminated manuscript.

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Published online: June 23, 2017

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Advertising Images in the New Media Era: Challenges and Strategies

This study examines the situation and changes of the advertising industry and seeks possible solutions for new design generation to better survive in new media era.

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Published online: April 28, 2017

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Truth in Photography: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Press the Shutter

This article examines the history of photography from the false impressions of daguerreotypes to contemporary digital manipulations and helps create dialogue between students, visual culture, and our notions of "truth."

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Published online: April 21, 2017

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A Lost World: The Missed History of Illustration

Contemporary illustration is a practice often focused on the present. This article explores recovering and refining its disparate history as a tool for enriching the practice and its education.

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Published online: April 21, 2017

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Understanding of Misunderstanding: Embodying the Untranslatable in Art

This article investigates my art practice, which materializes and visualizes a presence of "the untranslatable," and opens up a milieu as a space that prompts possibilities for seeing and interpretation.

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Published online: April 3, 2017

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From Reality to Fiction: A Journey by Real-Life Photographers to the Pages of Novels

Real-life photographers have been used as the main character in several novels. This article explores the fact and the fiction of these photographers.

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Published online: March 16, 2017

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Diorama on Architecture Photography: Reflections on an Educational Service’s Workshop

This article explores the process of transformation of the nonspecialized observer into an active intervenient in the interpretation and creation of the image.

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Published online: March 15, 2017

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The Mediation of the Constructed Landscape: Photographs of North Central Indiana Subdivision

The photograph loses veracity in the mediation of the landscape, in which knowledge and understanding is gained through perception of representation rather than perception of the referent itself.

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Published online: March 7, 2017

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The Body Poetic? Challenging Perceptions of Women through Moving Image Practice

The fetishised naked female breast is ubiquitous as an icon within consumer-capitalist culture. This article and the accompanying video installation explore issues surrounding the ownership of female iconography.

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Published online: March 7, 2017

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PhotoTalk: A Dialogue through the Chinese Couplet Way

Through a strategy of pairing up photographs and letting them talk to each other, the article explores the confluent cross-cultural implication of the Chinese couplet to sustain a continuous dialogue.

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Published online: February 27, 2017

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